Sunless (male voice with orchestra)
by Chris Dench (1996)
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Library shelf no. Q 783.8954/DEN 1 [Not for loan]
Withdrawn: the composer has withdrawn this work and it is no longer available for sale or public performance. Materials held in the Australian Music Centre's collection are for reference and research purposes only.
Instrumentation: Baritone/bass voice, piano, flute, oboe d'amore, soprano saxophone, clarinet in A, bass clarinet, trumpet in C, alto trombone, guitar, harp, percussion (1 player), electric guitar, violin, viola, cello, double bass.
Duration: 10 min.
Difficulty: Advanced — Professional.
Dedication note: "To Peter Sculthorpe and for Elision"
"'Sunless' is the first of a series of works which together constitute the 'Sunless sequence'"
The text of the vocal line is from Mussorgsky's 'Sunless' song cycle.
The voice/piano duo may be prerecorded.
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